On January 24, 2012, The Prince of Wales visited the town of Barnsley in England. Whilst there the heir to the British throne “… toured the Barnsley Chronicle newspaper facility and visited Huddersfield University where he met young people involved in the Prince’s Trust and donors to the charity.”
Afterward, the Prince of Wales met with legendary Cricket umpire, Dickie Bird, whose was raised in Barnsley. During their meeting Mr. Bird stated that he was “humbled” upon meeting the future king of England. The duo also talked about Cricket as well as the health of the Duke of Edinburgh who is reportedly doing “much better”.
To watch a video from today’s event please click here.
Source: Press Association